News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, March 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The following is a partial list of property transfers filed in Columbia County in February.

Beaver Township

•Henry James and Beatrice V. Malkin to...


Sunday, March 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A man who police say participated in a disorderly gathering where a fight broke out last fall faces a $500 fine, town police said.

Thomas A. Smith, 23, of...


Sunday, March 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The following civil suits have been filed in the office of District Judge Russell Lawton.

B & L Properties, Sellersville, is suing...


Sunday, March 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg man with a long criminal history was charged with selling fentanyl to a confidential informant, police say.

Michael Quinn Swetman, who...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Sunday, March 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University Police, called recently to a complaint of marijuana being smoked inside a student apartment on the upper campus, seized a loaded handgun suspected to be...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, March 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Two men pleaded guilty last week to charges arising out of separate arrests for fleeing or eluding police last year.

One of them, Joshua Pruitt, 33, of Hemlock Township,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, March 13, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Work on the Town Park’s Little League fields will be pushed back until fall as officials redesign the project to lower costs.

Plans to relocate two Little League fields...


Saturday, March 13, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A prayer breakfast will be held on Saturday, March 20, at 7:15 a.m. at Morris Family Restaurant, 6035 Columbia Boulevard.

Gary Bowman is to be the speaker...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, March 12, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Residents and travelers in the town’s West End will face delays and detours next week when UGI starts to replace main gas lines along several side streets.

The project is...


 | By the Press Enterprise staff
Thursday, March 11, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A deputy sheriff who has a lawsuit pending against Columbia County Sheriff Tim Chamberlain will challenge her boss once again in this year’s election.

A husband-wife duo...